West Jay County Middle School



West Jay County Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Jay County Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 87
7 108
8 86
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Jay County Middle School is a public elementary school located in Dunkirk, IN in the Jay School Corporation. It enrolls 281 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 281
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.5

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West Jay County Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 141
(50%)
1,230
(51%)
 Female 140
(50%)
1,159
(49%)

West Jay County Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 270
(96%)
2,212
(93%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
65
(3%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
95
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

West Jay County Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(45%)
1,092
(46%)
 Not Eligible 123
(44%)
1,009
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(11%)
288
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Jay County Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Jay County Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 302
2006 288
2007 279
2008 284
2009 315
2010 313
2011 315
2012 281

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 N/A
2007 13.9
2008 14.6
2009 15.9
2010 15.1
2011 13.1
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50993377483444
2006 0.53472222222222
2007 0.53405017921147
2008 0.5387323943662
2009 0.60952380952381
2010 0.59424920127796
2011 0.6031746031746
2012 0.56227758007117

Compare West Jay County Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.2%
 

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Dunkirk, IN
Public 06 - 08 281 12:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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